The forever exotic Hong Kong

Our late January trip to China concluded with…the exotic Hong Kong, one of my favorite cities in the world. Located at the southeast corner of an enormous country, Hong Kong was formerly a colony of the British Empire, and still maintains…

Macau- the ‘Vegas’ of China

Our late January trip to China continues…..After a few days in the much less touristy areas of Shenzhen and Zhuhai, we made our way to Macau, otherwise known as the Vegas of China. Seriously. It had glitz, it had glamour…

China? Why not!

The best advice I’ve received about how to survive an Alaskan winter is to “get out IN it” and “get out OF it”. We decided to get out of it with a trip back to China in late January. How’s…

An unexpected trip to Hong Kong

After ten days in Thailand we were all ready to get home, but through some unexpected travel events, we found ourselves headed to Hong Kong for a few days. Hong Kong was always very high on my Asian bucket list and…